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Solanum standard will not grow


By Mallen

isle of wight, United Kingdom Gb

I have a solanum standard with small little purple flowers planted in a patio tub. the first year it was great the second year it didnt grow at all but i felt it still had life in it last year it grow beautifull, this year again it looks dead with out no shoots at all.
I also have a second plant that i brought last year this year it also looks dead . any one have any ideas ?



Its hard to tell without actually seeing the plant, Mallen, could you put a close-up photo on for us?

2 Jun, 2009


Solanum can be a bit fussy sometimes, although you wouldn't think so. They are also quite a short lived plant, so the first one you mentioned may just be coming to its end.

Hopefully, you'll get more answers though.

2 Jun, 2009

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